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Barnett Newman, Onement 1, 1948. Museum of Modern Art, New York. The first example of Newman using the so-called "zip" to define the spatial structure of his paintings.


Abstract Imagists - Mark Rothko , born Markus Yakovlevich Rotkovich , was an American painter of Russian Jewish descent. Although Rothko himself refused to adhere to any art movement, he is generally identified as an abstract expressionist. With Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning, he is one of the most famous postwar American artists

Well Wread Whead (1967) Jim Nutt (b. 1938) is an American artist who was a member of the Chicago art movement known as the The Hairy Who. Their work was known for grotesquerie, surrealism and complete uninvolvement with New York art world trends.